Joni S. Jacobsen, Partner, Dechert LLP to Speak at The Knowledge Groupís 2023 Securities Litigation and Enforcement Mid-Year Update

Top Quote The Knowledge Group, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Joni S. Jacobsen, Partner, Dechert LLP will speak at its webcast entitled, ď2023 Securities Litigation and Enforcement Mid-Year Update.Ē End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) July 20, 2023 - This event is scheduled for August 1, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (ET).

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    About Joni S. Jacobsen
    Joni S. Jacobsen, co-chair of the Securities and Complex Litigation practice group, defends publicly traded companies and their directors and officers when they become entangled in securities class action litigation, derivative litigation, SEC investigations and corporate governance disputes. Ranked in Chambers and The Legal 500 (U.S.), Ms. Jacobsen was named Among the Most Influential Women Lawyers in Chicago by Crainís Chicago Business, and has been named to the Illinois Super Lawyers list for the last ten years, one of a select number of female attorneys recognized in the Securities Litigation section. For the past seven years she has been a Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago Law School, her alma mater, where she teaches a seminar in Strategic Considerations in Securities Litigation. She also is a prolific author on securities litigation and corporate governance issues and frequently lectures on such topics.

    About Dechert LLP
    Dechert is a global specialist law firm with 27 offices and 1,000 lawyers in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Focused on sectors with the greatest complexities, legal intricacies and highest regulatory demands, we excel at delivering practical commercial judgment and deep legal expertise for high-stakes matters. In an increasingly challenging environment, clients look to us to serve them in ways that are faster, sharper and leaner without compromising excellence. We are relentless in serving our clients Ė delivering the best of the firm to them with entrepreneurial energy and seamless collaboration in a way that is distinctively Dechert.

    Event Summary
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has actively pursued significant enforcement actions for FY 2023 H1 period, zeroing in on various violations within the securities industry. Notably, the SEC has taken measures against unregistered cryptocurrency exchanges and securities offerings while continuing to ramp up its enforcement efforts in the ESG space.

    Moreover, with cybersecurity breaches, market manipulation, artificial intelligence, and other emerging regulatory challenges on the horizon, it is crucial for industry participants to stay ahead of these developments to protect themselves and their investors.

    Listen as distinguished securities practitioners Adrienna Huffman (The Brattle Group) and Joni S. Jacobsen (Dechert LLP) provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the current state of securities litigation and enforcement. In this update, the speakers will provide insights on recent SEC actions, significant court rulings, and notable trends from the first half of 2023.

    Key topics include:
    - Understanding SEC Enforcement Priorities
    - Recent SEC Actions and Court Rulings
    - Emerging Regulatory Challenges
    - Best Practices for Compliance
    - Expert Insights on Notable Trends

    About The Knowledge Group
    Founded in November 2006, The Knowledge Group has been at the forefront of providing quality continuing education programs for lawyers, accountants, financial executives, risk and compliance specialists, human resources professionals, technology officers, and business consultants in a wide range of industries.

    The Knowledge Group strives to be the best-in-class provider of continuing education by bringing forth relevant content you canít get anywhere else.

    Therese Lumbao
    Director, Member Services
    The Knowledge Group, LLC
    info ( @ ) theknowledgegroup dot org

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